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Faded, painted signs, at least 50 years old, on an exterior building wall heralding an obsolete product, an outdated trademark or a clue to the history of the building's occupancy.
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Ghost SignsChalk Farm Garage -- Camden, London, UK

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A ghost sign for the Chalk Farm Garage along Regent's Park Road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/8/2016

last visited: 9/17/2016

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Ghost SignsAcorn Stoves and Ranges - Binghamton, NY

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"At the height of its reign, the American Stove Industry was the fifth largest industry in America boasting more than 2,000 manufacturers each manufacturing a full line of antique heating stoves and kitchen ranges. "

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 9/8/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsCity and Oriental Cafe - St.Andrews, Fife.

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Faded advertisement on gable end of building on City Road, St.Andrews.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/8/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsGold Medal Flour - Moravia, NY

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This sign is on the side of a brick building on Main Street. It looks like there are two different versions visible, they are slightly different size letters.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 9/8/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost Signs"Jas. Butler, Herbalist &c" -- Covent Garden Market, City of Westminster, London, UK

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Two faded ghost signs from separate businesses in this space during the 18th or 19th centuries can be detected on the northwestern corner of the Covent Garden market

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/8/2016

last visited: 9/15/2016

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Ghost SignsRoyal Waterloo Hospital for Women & Children -- London, Lambeth, UK

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The ghost sign for the Royal Waterloo Hospital for Women & Children, which closed forever in 1976.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/18/2016

last visited: 8/19/2016

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Ghost SignsKolonialwaren - Ahrweiler - RLP / Germany

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Ghost advertisement sign at a house located Elligstraße 8. Kolonialwaren Schokolade Tabak Zigarren Zigaretten

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/18/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsLatin American Coffee Company - Gulfport MS

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Latin American Coffee Company Ghost Signs Gulfport MS

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Mississippi

date approved: 8/4/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsSparks and Son - Tarrant Street, Arundel, UK

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This ghost sign is on a building on the north west side of Tarrant Street in Arundel. The sign is on the north east end wall of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/19/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsBerkshire Bakery - Shelburne, MA

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A building near the iron truss bridge has the words, "Berkshire Bakery," and a faded logo on the side facing the river.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/19/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsBen Franklin - Deadwood, SD

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First floor of the now Elks Lodge was once a Ben Franklin

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Dakota

date approved: 7/13/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsHotel Elk / Winema Hotel - Klamath Falls, OR

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This ghost sign resides on a historic hotel building, now utilized as apartments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/13/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsAncienne publicité de jambon, route d'Amboise à Tours, Centre, France

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FR/Vieille publicité d'une marque de Jambon très célèbre, judicieusement conservé sur un pignon de maison. Le jambon Olida était connu par tout le monde. EN/Old advertising a brand very famous ham, carefully preserved on a house gable. Ham Olida was known by everyone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kickeux

location: Centre, France

date approved: 7/5/2016

last visited: 7/5/2016

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Ghost SignsShewell Chemist - Church Street, Cromer, Norfolk.

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A ghost sign high on a building in Church Street, Cromer, Norfolk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsBaumschule, Flerzheim - NRW / Germany

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Two Ghost Signs in Flerzheim.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsSutherland Press - St. Thomas, Ontario

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Faded retail sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Keldar5

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2016

last visited: 6/21/2016

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Ghost SignsBraymill Mercantile Store - Braymill, OR

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Two ghost signs hang in front of an old mercantile store, long closed to the public, and one of the few remnants of the logging community of Braymill's glory days.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/20/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsRhodes-Burford's Exchange Store-Paducah, KY

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Located at N 4th St and Jefferson St in Paducah, KY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Kentucky

date approved: 6/10/2016

last visited: 5/21/2016

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Ghost SignsCoca Cola-Paducah, KY

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Located on S. 5th St in downtown Paducah, KY.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Kentucky

date approved: 6/10/2016

last visited: 5/21/2016

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Ghost SignsSnowdrift Shortening/H.H. Smith-Dublin, GA

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Located in Dublin, Georgia at N. Jackson St and US 441

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Georgia

date approved: 6/10/2016

last visited: 5/21/2016

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Ghost SignsH.G. Lipscomb & Co. Hardware - Nashville, TN

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Ghost sign for Lipscomb Hardware in downtown Nashville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Tennessee

date approved: 6/10/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsCaliente Race Track - San Diego, CA

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An old San Diego ad for horse racing at Agua Caliente Race Track in nearby Tijuana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/6/2016

last visited: 6/5/2016

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Ghost SignsConst. & Candles - New Florence, MO

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Sign looks pretty good, almost as if it was for business in this building, except the building is deserted.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/27/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsIszards - Elmira, NY

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"Iszard opened his new building in November 1924... Iszard’s closed its Elmira stores in 1988."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 5/27/2016

last visited: never

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Ghost SignsPaige's Shoe Shop

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Shoe Repair While U Wait

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member KyTravelers

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/17/2016

last visited: 5/25/2016

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